Vietnam-based automaker VinFast is set to deliver its first vehicles to Canadian customers in June after 781 VF 8 electric vehicles arrived in port in Nanaimo, B.C., May 17.
The vehicle, with a starting price of $53,600, has a range of between 354 kilometres and 425 kilometres, depending on model.
Pricing does not include shipping. The automaker said the size of that fee will be decided on by May 31.
VinFast said it has received all necessary certifications to sell the crossover in Canada.
The 781 vehicles in Canada were part of a shipment 1,879 vehicles that offloaded 1,098 VF 8s in California May 12.